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Re: Updater Investigation
From: Fyodor <fyodor () insecure org>
Date: Sun, 19 Jun 2011 15:16:00 -0700
On Thu, Jun 16, 2011 at 05:32:32PM -0500, Ron wrote:
On Tue, 7 Jun 2011 17:00:17 -0700 Fyodor <fyodor () insecure org> wrote:
On Thu, Jun 02, 2011 at 01:45:31PM -0700, Colin L. Rice wrote:
do we want to notify the user of day-to-day updates during
normal usage? I think there'd be a lot of resistance against nmap
"phoning home" ever time it's run to check for updates, but perhaps we
can take a page from Metasploit's metaphorical book and print, "it's
been 45 days since your last update, to get the latest scripts you
should run nmap --update now!".
That sounds like a great approach to me.
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